Yearly Archives: 2019

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Mock Election

By |2019-12-16T09:26:14+00:00December 16th, 2019|Categories: News, Politics|

Following on from our Hustings event, students took the opportunity to learn about and participate in a democratic moment as they went to the polls in the College’s mock election on Thursday, 12th December. Many thanks to all the students (and staff) who voted and particularly to those students who ran the ballot. The result was [...]

Election Hustings Event

By |2019-12-04T16:10:31+00:00December 4th, 2019|Categories: News, Politics|

A successful election hustings event was held this afternoon at Worcester Sixth Form College. Thank you to local candidates (Lynn Denham, Stephen Kearney, Martin Potter, Louis Stephen and Robin Walker) for their time and for answering student questions on a range of important issues such as funding for education and Brexit.

Students reach National Final of Geological Society’s Geology Challenge

By |2019-12-03T08:49:36+00:00December 3rd, 2019|Categories: Geology, News|

Congratulations to the team of five of our second year Geologists who convincingly won the Regional Heat of the Geological Society's Geology Challenge, retaining our title as the West Midlands Regional Winners. The team demonstrated incredible geological, mathematical knowledge alongside strong presentational skills. They presented an excellent talk on Life and Evolution to the other schools [...]

Worcester Sixth Form College’s Young Enterprise National Finalists launch company

By |2019-11-27T15:22:36+00:00November 27th, 2019|Categories: News, Young Enterprise|

Further to the tremendous success of reaching the Young Enterprise National Finals in June 2019, five female members of the team have officially registered the company. Building on their Young Enterprise success, the girls’ are determined to continue myaMEgo beyond Young Enterprise as they are confident that their toys can change lives for the better. Their [...]

Cross Country success in AoC Regional Cross Country Championships

By |2019-11-22T11:46:43+00:00November 22nd, 2019|Categories: News, Sports Academies|

Congratulations to our cross country runners who took part in the AoC Regional Cross Country Championships on Wednesday at the University of Worcester's Lakeside Campus. There were excellent performances from all with notable performances from Sam Davey who won the males 5km race and Lauren Kennard who finished 3rd in the females 5km race. Five of [...]

Police and Crime Commissioner speaks to WSFC students

By |2019-11-21T15:17:15+00:00November 21st, 2019|Categories: News, Public Services|

On 15th November John Campion, Police and Crime Commissioner for the West Mercia region, visited Worcester Sixth Form College to speak to Public Service students about his role and what he was intending to achieve. Students had a chance to ask questions about policing and how he conducts his role. Questioning the person responsible for holding [...]

College Open Friday,15th November

By |2019-11-14T19:14:28+00:00November 14th, 2019|Categories: News|

The College will be open as usual on Friday, 15th November. We are aware of localised flooding and ask that students make sensible decisions about whether it is safe to travel. Any updates will be shared on the website, Portal and College social media pages.

Winners of Graphic Design competition announced

By |2019-11-13T12:41:30+00:00November 12th, 2019|Categories: Graphic Design, News|

The WSFC Graphic Design brief to design the publicity for the College Production of 'Into the Woods' has been won by Cian MacGabhann (1st year) and Josh Thomas (2nd year). Congratulations to both for their excellent work. Cian is photographed below with his artwork. Tickets for the production which will be performed on 11th, 12th and [...]

Norland College students speak to CPLD students

By |2019-11-12T12:52:02+00:00November 12th, 2019|Categories: CPLD, News|

Thank you to former WSFC students and Norland College students Eleanor Rose and Laura Hyrons for speaking to CPLD Level 3 students on Friday. They explained what Norland College had to offer and the opportunities available to Norland College students which includes support even after completion of degrees. Eleanor and Laura spoke about the subjects and [...]

Student finishes second in World Photography Awards Competition

By |2019-11-12T12:52:58+00:00November 12th, 2019|Categories: News, Photography|

Congratulations to second year student Alice Hancock who came second in the World Photography Awards October Youth Competition. Joe Black Ardy, teacher of Photography, said: "Alice is an incredibly creative and talented student, for her to receive the recognition of being placed second in the whole world for her portraiture is an amazing and well deserved [...]